assembly Bill A5919A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to admissibility of an opposing party's statement

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 09, 2018 enacting clause stricken
committed to judiciary
Jan 03, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.422
returned to assembly
died in senate
Jun 19, 2017 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 17, 2017 amended on third reading 5919a
May 11, 2017 advanced to third reading cal.347
May 09, 2017 reported
Feb 17, 2017 referred to judiciary

A5919 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4868
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Civil Practice Law and Rules
Laws Affected:
Add §4551, CPLR
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A7320, S7312

A5919 - Summary

Relates to admissibility of an opposing party's statement.

A5919 - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  5919

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 17, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. WEINSTEIN -- (at request of the Office of Court
  Administration) -- read once and referred to the Committee on  Judici-
  ary

AN  ACT to amend the civil practice law and rules, in relation to admis-
  sibility of an opposing party's statement

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The civil practice law and rules is amended by adding a new
section 4551 to read as follows:
  §  4551.  ADMISSIBILITY  OF AN OPPOSING PARTY'S STATEMENT. A STATEMENT
OFFERED AGAINST AN OPPOSING PARTY SHALL NOT BE EXCLUDED FROM EVIDENCE AS
HEARSAY IF MADE BY A PERSON WHOM THE OPPOSING PARTY AUTHORIZED TO MAKE A
STATEMENT ON THE SUBJECT OR BY THE OPPOSING PARTY'S AGENT OR EMPLOYEE ON
A MATTER WITHIN THE SCOPE OF THAT RELATIONSHIP AND DURING THE  EXISTENCE
OF THAT RELATIONSHIP.
  §  2.  This  act  shall take effect immediately and shall apply to all
actions pending on or after its effective date.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06796-02-7

A5919A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4868
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Civil Practice Law and Rules
Laws Affected:
Add §4551, CPLR
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A7320, S7312

A5919A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to admissibility of an opposing party's statement.

A5919A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 5919--A
                                                        Cal. No. 347

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 17, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. WEINSTEIN -- (at request of the Office of Court
  Administration) -- read once and referred to the Committee on  Judici-
  ary  --  reported from committee, advanced to a third reading, amended
  and ordered reprinted, retaining its place on the order of third read-
  ing

AN ACT to amend the civil practice law and rules, in relation to  admis-
  sibility of an opposing party's statement

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The civil practice law and rules is amended by adding a new
section 4551 to read as follows:
  § 4551. ADMISSIBILITY OF AN OPPOSING PARTY'S  STATEMENT.  A  STATEMENT
OFFERED AGAINST AN OPPOSING PARTY SHALL NOT BE EXCLUDED FROM EVIDENCE AS
HEARSAY IF MADE BY A PERSON WHOM THE OPPOSING PARTY AUTHORIZED TO MAKE A
STATEMENT ON THE SUBJECT OR BY THE OPPOSING PARTY'S AGENT OR EMPLOYEE ON
A  MATTER  WITHIN  THE  SCOPE  OF  THAT RELATIONSHIP AND MADE DURING THE
EXISTENCE OF THAT RELATIONSHIP.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately and  shall  apply  to  all
actions pending on or after its effective date.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06796-04-7

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